San Benito, TX(KVEO Newscenter 23) — San Benito is handing out sandbags to protect homes and businesses from the heavy rains expected this weekend.
Residents who can show a water bill can get up to 6 sand bags on Saturday, 8 until 4 at the San Benito livestock show grounds on F-M 5-10
And late today the city of South Padre Island announced sandbags are available to residents who can show they live there.
Bags can be picked up at public works during the day and the fire station at other hours.
Residents get five sandbags, and businesses get ten.